Microfilm. History of the hospital ship from May - August 1945, including evacuating POWs from Omari, Shinagawa, Kawasake Camp No. 1, Mitsui Camp No. 2 prisoner of war camps in Japan. "This hell-hole defies imagination," wrote G.B. Creagh of Shinagawa. Topics: World War II, World War 2, USS Benevolence (AH-13), hospital ship, POWs, Prisoners of war, Al Moher
Reprinted from Bureau of Ships Journal, March 1953. Article describing the Haven-class hospital ships use during the Korean War. The ships are: USS HAVEN (AH-l2 ), USS CONSOLATION (AH-15), USS REPOSE (AH-l6),USS SANCTUARY (AH-17), and USS BENEVOLENCE (AH-13). Topics: USS HAVEN (AH-l2 ), USS CONSOLATION (AH-15), USS REPOSE (AH-l6), USS SANCTUARY (AH-17), USS...
byUnited States. Army Signal Corps’ Army Pictorial Service
The Army-Navy Screen Magazine Number 68, 1945 Surrender In The Pacific : Short film that shows the surrender of Japan, the effects of the A-Bomb, and occupation of Tokyo. The Army-Navy Screen Magazine was produced by the U.S. Army Signal Corps Pictorial Service, under the supervision of Col. Frank Capra, who came up with the idea. It was released twice a month and shown to military troops as a 20-minute newsreel. " By the end of the war, the Army-Navy Screen Magazine reached an enormous... Topics: The Army-Navy Screen Magazine, USS Missouri (BB-63), USS Missouri, Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History...